With over 15 years of experience in the investment banking field, Richard is experienced in the origination and execution of both debt and equity instruments. Richard commenced his career at KAF Investment Bank Berhad (“KAF Investment”) where he served for 8 years and left as an Associate Director in the Corporate Finance department. During his tenure, he was also attached to the Debt Capital Market and Investment Banking departments. Throughout his career, he has executed various fund raising and corporate exercises including issuance of Islamic private debt securities (sukuks), M&As, restructurings, fund raising and general corporate advisory services. Prior to joining KAF Investment, he oversaw business development for a construction and property development group. Richard graduated from the University of Technology Sydney, Australia in Finance and IT. Richard was a Director for Project Finance in Well-Cept Equity Partners Sdn Bhd for almost 4 years, and was responsible for overall deal structuring and setting top level strategic direction.